FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (36034227-cf81-11e5-9c2b-00262d5ed8ee)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88667


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Google Chrome Releases reports :

6 security fixes in this release, including :

- [546677] High CVE-2016-1622: Same-origin bypass in Extensions.
Credit to anonymous.

- [577105] High CVE-2016-1623: Same-origin bypass in DOM. Credit to Mariusz Mlynski.

- [509313] Medium CVE-2016-1625: Navigation bypass in Chrome Instant.
Credit to Jann Horn.

- [571480] Medium CVE-2016-1626: Out-of-bounds read in PDFium. Credit to anonymous, working with HP's Zero Day Initiative.

- [585517] CVE-2016-1627: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88667

File Name: freebsd_pkg_36034227cf8111e59c2b00262d5ed8ee.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.9 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/02/10

Modified: 2016/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:chromium, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:chromium-npapi, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:chromium-pulse, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/02/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1622, CVE-2016-1623, CVE-2016-1625, CVE-2016-1626, CVE-2016-1627